Phalgun Month, or Falguna Masa, is the 12th month in a traditional Telugu calendar followed in Andhra Pradesh. Phalgun Masa in 2014 begins on March 2 and ends on March 30, 2014. Phalguna Masam is the last month in traditional Telugu Hindu Calendar. Some of the important festivals and auspicious days include Amalaki Ekadasi, Holi Festival, and Papamochini Ekadasi.
Sankatahara Chavithi monthly fasting dedicated to Lord Ganesh is on March 20 – Moonrise is at 9:59 PM – Indian standard time.
Phalgun Masa 2014 Shukla and
- Phalgun Masa 2014 Shukla Paksha or bright phase of moon in Telugu Calendar is from March 2 to March 16, 2014
- Phalgun Masa 2014 Krishna Paksha or dark phase of moon in Telugu Calendar is from March 17 to March 30, 2014
Phalgun Masa Ekadasi
Phalgun Masa Pradosh
Amalaki Ekadasi – March 12
Papamochini Ekadasi – March 27
Pradosh – March 14 - Pradosha
Pradosh - March 28 - Pradosh
Poornima in Phalguna Masa 2014
Phalguna Poornima or Full moon day is on March 16, 2014. Time from 9:07 PM on March 16 to 10:27 PM on March 17, 2014. Purnima Vrat is on March 16. Holi play with colors is on March 17.
Amavasya in Phalguna Masa 2014
Phalgun Amavasya or No moon day is on March 30, 2014. Time from 1:56 AM on March 30 to 12:17 AM on March 31, 2014.
The dates of important festivals in Phalgun Masa are:
- Holika Dahana - March 16
- Holi Festival – March 17
- Ranga Panchami - March 21
Please note that Falgun Mahina in traditional Hindu calendar followed in
North India begins on February 15, 2014 and ends on March 16, 2014.
Phalgun Masam in Gujarat,
Maharashtra and Karnataka is similar to the Telugu Calendar.